Take the Shop Outside the (big) Box Challenge!posted Wednesday, November 14
Want to add HUNDREDS of MILLIONS of dollars into your community? It’s easy, SHOP LOCAL!
Did you know that the average person spends $704 on holiday gifts and seasonal decorations?
And that *$68 dollars of a purchase at a local independent retailer stays in your community? If all DC families would shift 25% of that holiday spending to local business over $135 MILLION dollars would be returned to the DC community?
Take the Shop Outside the (big) Box Challenge
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